Asked in Health
Fish oil vs cod liver oil?
The main difference between cod liver oil and fish oil capsules is that cod liver oil contains the fat-soluble vitamins A and D. Because these vitamins are stored in the liver of the fish, they are found in cod liver oil, but not in fish oil capsules. ...
Asked in Freshwater Aquariums, Saltwater Aquariums
What fish are white?
There are many different types of white fish: Cod Haddock Coley Plaice They are white because the oil and minerals in there body, are kept in the liver. Eg. Cod liver oil. whereas oily fish (tuna, salmon, mackerel) the oil is disrupted throughout their flesh. ...
What are the difference between cod liver oil and castor oil?
Cod liver oil is derived from the liver of cod fish. Castor oil is derived from the seeds of the castor plant. ...
Asked in Fish
Is fish liver oil the same as cod liver oil?
"Pretty much. Cod liver oil has to come from the cod fish, whereas fish liver oil can come from any sort of fish." Well, not really. Cod liver oil, as the name suggests, is usually extracted from cod fish livers. But fish oil is obtained by heating flesh or by-products (i.e., leftovers) of fish processing, leading to differences in quality of the oil. Another major distinction - cod liver oil provides resources of vitamin A and vitamin D, in addition to Docosahexaenoic...
Asked in Hair
Does fish oil help your nails grow?
I've wanted long nails, so i did some research on it. I'm not sure about nails ,but i do have fish oil vitamins and it says that it helps your skin. Usually things that help your skin help your nails. so probably it will. also taking cod liver oil helps your skin, so that could also help your nails. you could find these at cvs and maybe Walgreens. or even your local vitamin store. cod liver oil fish oil. it might taste nasty...
Asked in Vitamins and Supplements, Nutrition, Sharks
What is the difference between the omega 3 oil that you get in omega 3 fish oil or omega oils in norweigen cod liver oil?
First, there is a difference between fish oil and cod liver oil. It might seem obvious, but with fish oil you get omega 3 fatty acids, extracted from the flesh rather than livers of cod fish. Saying that most of the companies use the leftovers of fish meal production to extract cod liver oil, you need to look for fermented cod liver oil, e.g., Green Pastures Fermented Cod Liver Oil, if you want the oil extracted only from livers of the...
Asked in Vitamins and Supplements
Can you take cod liver oil and fish oil tablets together?
there would be no need, it is the same stuff
Is there any danger to taking fish oil capsules and acetyl-l-carnitine together?
No, it is also recommended to do it fish oil, or omega 3 will help the body with the absorption of the carnitine ...
Asked in Cats (Felines)
How much cod liver oil can you give a cat?
It is not ideal to feed a cat Cod Liver Oil. Cod Liver Oil is very high in Vitamin A, which in larger doses can harm the cat. Salmon Oil does the exact same thing as cod liver oil in the way it promotes healthy skin, fur and joints. Salmon oil is made from the whole fish and not just the fish's liver, ensuring the nutrients and fatty acids are much more balanced. ...